Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended midweek overnight Northern service at Manchester from Monday 18 until Thursday 21 March

Start date
18/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Northern between Wigan North Western and Stalybridge; Sheffield / New Mills Central / Glossop and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Hadfield and Stalybridge areas, closing some lines each night.

The following changes will be in place each night from Monday to Thursday:

  • 22:50 Wigan North Western to Stalybridge service will be replaced by a bus between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge

  • 22:47 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at stations via New Mills Central. A bus will be provided to run between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly via New Mills Central

  • 23:15 New Mills Central to Manchester Piccadilly service will be cancelled and replaced by a bus throughout

  • 23:27 Manchester Piccadilly to Glossop service will be cancelled and replaced by a bus throughout, which will be extended to terminate at Hadfield


Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.